Global IP Head and Legal Leadership
Lakshika has recently joined the Aricent Group as their Global IP Head and is responsible for Legal Leadership. As head of IP, Lakshika is leading the Company to manage and monetize its IP for unleashing a greater, newer potential.
Before Aricent, she worked as General Counsel and Head of IP & Licensing at Nucleus Software, which provides lending and transaction banking products to the global financial services industry. Lakshika was responsible for overall legal strategy and steering the Company towards newer age IP models and licensing practices.
Lakshika is a dynamic professional with rich and varied experience across Media and Entertainment sector. She headed the Content Licensing and Syndication business for The Times of India Group. She is a qualified lawyer with practice experience at the Delhi High Court and the Supreme Court of India. She has worked across businesses ranging from publishing, music, films, broadcast, entertainment, TV, sports, augmented reality, celebrity rights management, e-commerce, production houses, health and fitness, wellness, medical, IT, ITES and Software.
Lakshika has been actively involved in numerous discussions on Technology Law, Licensing, IPR, Data Protection, Compliances and Policy making. Lakshika leads the Hi-tech Committee as part of Industry Advisory Board for Licensing Executives Society International (LESI). Lakshika is a Distinguished Member of the International Council of Jurists, a body of jurists from different countries working together to establish a healthy development of justice and equality around the world.